The table below looks at the statistics for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 137 165 154
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 16 23 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.45% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.47% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 46
Average daily rate £610 £575 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 - -
WPF Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3005 4884 5656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.00% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3750 4065
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 81 91
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF Developer across the City of London region.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WPF Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited WPF Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with WPF Developer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) WPF
2 25 (75.76%) .NET
3 18 (54.55%) Front Office
4 16 (48.48%) Banking
5 15 (45.45%) WCF
6 14 (42.42%) Multithreading
6 14 (42.42%) Finance
7 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (39.39%) MVVM
8 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 10 (30.30%) SQL
9 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
10 9 (27.27%) Investment Banking
11 8 (24.24%) WinForms
11 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.21%) TDD
12 7 (21.21%) Windows
12 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
13 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 6 (18.18%) Oracle
13 6 (18.18%) VBA
13 6 (18.18%) XAML
13 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
14 5 (15.15%) LINQ
14 5 (15.15%) JSON
14 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
14 5 (15.15%) Reactive Extensions
14 5 (15.15%) Managed Extensibility Framework

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited WPF Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with WPF Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.09%) Big Data
4 3 (9.09%) HBase
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.06%) MS Access
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) MSBuild
2 4 (12.12%) NUnit
2 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (54.55%) Front Office
2 16 (48.48%) Banking
3 14 (42.42%) Finance
4 9 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) WPF
2 25 (75.76%) .NET
3 15 (45.45%) WCF
4 8 (24.24%) WinForms
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 5 (15.15%) JSON
7 5 (15.15%) LINQ
7 5 (15.15%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 5 (15.15%) Reactive Extensions
7 5 (15.15%) SOAP
8 4 (12.12%) ADO.NET
8 4 (12.12%) HTML
8 4 (12.12%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (9.09%) RESTful
9 3 (9.09%) Task Parallel Library
10 2 (6.06%) HTML5
11 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.03%) Caliburn.Micro
11 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
1 5 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (12.12%) Data Structures
2 4 (12.12%) Derivative
2 4 (12.12%) Market Risk
3 3 (9.09%) Replication
4 2 (6.06%) Fixed Income
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.03%) Physics
5 1 (3.03%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Multithreading
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) MVVM
3 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.21%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) BDD
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (12.12%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (9.09%) Line Management
7 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) Workflow
8 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Data Management
8 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.06%) Monte Carlo Method
8 2 (6.06%) Quantitative Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Release Management
9 1 (3.03%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) VBA
3 6 (18.18%) XAML
4 5 (15.15%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) DevExpress
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